Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

The letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data

Les Laurentides, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Les Laurentides, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Les Laurentides, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Les Laurentides, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Les Laurentides, 2006 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Les Laurentides, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 45,520 100 44,795 100
English 630 1.4 810 1.8
French 24,380 53.6 24,165 53.9
English and French 20,485 45.0 19,720 44.0
Neither English nor French 25 0.1 100 0.2

Mother tongue3, Les Laurentides, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 45,525 100 44,790 100
English 3,015 6.6 3,200 7.1
French 41,950 92.1 40,985 91.5
Other languages 1,095 2.4 1,130 2.5
Aboriginal languages 5 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 1,075 2.4 1,110 2.5

Language spoken at home4, Les Laurentides, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 1,655 980 530 3,235 6,400
French 38,530 3,400 640 975 43,550
Other languages 150 105 285 525 1,070
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 135 105 275 515 1,035
2011
English 1,850 1,050 465 2,930 6,295
French 37,845 3,125 510 1,030 42,505
Other languages 240 130 165 545 1,080
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 230 130 155 530 1,045

Language of work

English used at work, Les Laurentides, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 10,090 40.5 9,840 40.7
Only 440 1.8 395 1.6
Mostly 910 3.7 1,150 4.8
Equally with another language 1,245 5.0 1,220 5.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 7,495 30.1 7,070 29.3
No mention 14,835 59.5 14,325 59.3
Total population9 24,930 100 24,165 100

French used at work, Les Laurentides, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 24,470 98.2 23,725 98.2
Only 14,795 59.3 14,265 59.0
Mostly 7,515 30.1 7,085 29.3
Equally with another language 1,250 5.0 1,220 5.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 920 3.7 1,155 4.8
No mention 460 1.8 435 1.8
Total population9 24,930 100 24,165 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, Les Laurentides, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 160 0.6 165 0.7
Only 10 0.0 35 0.1
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 35 0.1 25 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 110 0.4 105 0.4
No mention 24,770 99.4 24,000 99.3
Total population9 24,930 100 24,165 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
E
use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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